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Biofuel versus fossil fuel
In green: virtuous initial equation in favour of biofuels, In red: main concerns related to biofuels, In blue: main concerns related to fossil fuels.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Varying contribution to climate change
Share of transport-related greenhouse gas emissions generated by rail, sea, air and road.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Emissions by gas
Emissions of various gases from deforestation, logging, peat fires, fossil fuel and other sources.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Europe's 'Dirty Thirsty'
WWF Ranking of the 30 dirtiest power plants in Europe and (in)efficiency of power plants located in the European Union and serving the public power supply.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Total CO2 emissions
From fossil-fuel burning, cement production and gas flaring. Country size is proportionate to national carbon dioxide emissions in 2004.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The boom in air travel
Number of air transport passengers per year in millions depicted as USA relative other countries.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Other options besides flight?
Most commonly used air routes, in million passengers a year. Displayed as flights most easily replace by train and flights possibly replaceable by train and ship.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The boom in shipping trade
'(the shipping industry) now carries more than 90% of the world's trade by volume, and has tripled its tonnage since 1970'
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Energy cost of various construction materials
Energy cost of building material range from 1 to 2800. Energy consumed measured in kilowatt hour per cubic metre for stone, sawn timber, concrete, brick, cement, PVC, steel and aluminum.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Energy cost of out-of-season vegetables
Oil required for production. Displayed as annual consumption levels of litres per kilogram of vegetable.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Top 20 greenhouse gas emitters
Total greenhouse gas emissions and million tonnes of CO2 equivalent emitters including land use change and forestry for various worldwide countries.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Biofuel production
With a further surge in demand ahead of us it is worth looking at ways to ensure a sustainable production of energy corps.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
CO2 emissions from selected German transportation means
The results depend a lot on the occupancy rates (in pink, the average German rates used here).
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Political choices
National and international scale versus local and city scale for controversial and international coordination of political choices.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
World Greenhouse gas emissions by sector
World Greenhouse gas emissions, end use, activity and gas for various energy sectors.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Offset providers
Evaluations and Recommendations of Voluntary Offset Companies, non-profit and profit.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Greenhouse gas programmes
Various online resources for greenhouse gas programmes regarding types, focus, gases covered and boundaries.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Nuclear energy is not a clean alternative
The legacy of the Soviet Union´s nuclear activities. Displaying nuclear mines and contamination.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Climate Change Performance Index 2008
Developed by Germanwatch and using three weighted indexes: Emission trends, emission level and climate policy.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Urban density and transport-related energy consumption
Showing North American cities, Australian cities, European cities and Asian cities.
04 Jun 2008 - by Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal